Jane Manzone has been a primary school teacher in London for 21 years. She has been blogging and writing about education for the past three. She has worked in a variety of settings but mainly in schools of high social deprivation. She specialises in teaching upper Key Stage 2. Jane has an enduring love of children’s literature and is interested in effective teaching of children with English as an additional language. Jane initially identified as a progressive but has recently seen the light.